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KRON
Feb 22, 2013 6:00am PST
are following a deadly accident in redwood city. jackie sissel is live at the scene of the crash. we're pretty much in the heat of a commute at 68 am. does this seem to be affecting traffic at all? >> it is not really affecting traffic. there are several businesses in this area that the workers will be affected by. you could see the roadway on east bayshore remains closed. you can see police officers are still in the area investigating this fatal car accident that happened several hours ago. i don't think it will have much affect on 1 01 or traffic necessarily in that area. you could see some workers are being forced to walk down to their job. this happened earlier this morning when a single car driving down east bayshore lost control, i had a fire hydrant. a person inside the car was ejected and pronounced dead at the same. the car continued driving without a driver and it and ultimately crashed into a storage unit facility. not a lot of information on what caused the accident at this point daria. as they alert has been issued and 1 01 is just on the other side of those drums ri
KRON
Feb 5, 2013 4:00am PST
city. east bound into a word and the golden gate bridge with a pretty easy drive. with areas of dense fog. >> we begin this morning with news out of the east bay. where police in pittsburg are searching for a hit and run suspect who injured a woman and her three young children. the incident happened on crestview drive, last night near leland road. two of the children were on their bikes. the third. in a stroller. all four victims were taken to hospitals. one of the children was airlifted to children's hospital in oakland. police have not yet released a suspect description. >> police are searching for two suspects who they say brutually attacked an elderly woman during a home invasion in san jose. you're looking at a sketch of one of the suspects. they say it all started last friday night when a 75- year-old woman noticed two men outside trying to break into her daughter's car. the woman opened a home windo and tried to scare the men away. that's when she was attacked by one of the suspects. the victim's son-in-law says he's in disbelief over what happened. >> the car alarms started go
KRON
Feb 6, 2013 6:00am PST
. >> palo alto police are investigating an attempted kidnapping and one of the city's quiet neighborhoods. police say that 11 year-old girl was riding her bike monday afternoon on emerson street when a man was yelling obscenities at her. after that, the man ran out into the street in tried to grab her. the girl was able to get away on her bike and went home to tell her parents. palo alto police said that they are taking this incident very seriously. >> police have released this suspect sketch. he is described as a white male in his 30's, about 140 to 160 lbs. with borodin, light- colored hair and round glasses. >> the san jose city council voted to consider joining san francisco and urging the u.s. supreme court to rule that proposition 8 banning gay marriage is unconstitutional. the council agreed to poll members at its meeting next week on whether san jose should lend its name to san francisco's friend of the court brief to be argued at a supreme court hearing in march. joining san francisco supreme court brief would save san jose the expense of drawing up its own brief. >> two men have
KRON
Feb 8, 2013 4:00am PST
. >> wheat are used to these type of storms and to use common said stay off the city. stay home. >> this could be the similarities between the historic 1978 and today would not be quite as dramatic. >> for some, that stalledstall.t instead the two-three days it more perhaps just 24 hours. >> the hardware stores, groceries stores and with everybody is being advised to ride it out. and here in boston they are expecting to see the of worst of this with the possibility of a two-3 in. per hour. and also along the coast of winds of 75 mph and the risk of flooding. tory done it-- dunnin....affected airports include boston, newark, and j-f-k. so far this morning. 16 flights to boston have been cancelled. around 35 flights to j-f-k have been cancelled. and 13 departing flights to newark have been cancelled. nationwide, airlines have instituted flexible rebooking waivers and are pre-emptively canceling more than 3,000 flights ahead of the major winter storm. we do not have to worry about snowfall but what about rainfall? >> the southern portion of the bay area is contending with some great. we do
KRON
Feb 12, 2013 4:00am PST
golden gate bridge with three minutes from navato to the city. >> interstate 280 problem free. green on our road way censors. the low ride coming out of marin no accidents-- james. >> over the past few years, bart has seen its riders ship numbers rise dramatically. to accommodate the large crowds. the agency is now considering renovating two of san francisco as busiest stations. >> it is a story we told you first about yesterday at the kron 4 morning news. kron 4 news charles clifford shows us what it could be in store. >> the two busiest stations and san francisco are the embarcadero and the montgomery platform. they can be shoulder to shoulder during rush-hour. >> because riders ship is expected to go up. small problems that either of the stations can back up the system they consider making alterations to keep the traffic moving. >> that includes more elevators, stairways, and possibly a sliding glass door to control the flow of people on and off trains. >> they also plan to add additional platforms called saddlebag platforms. where people could exit trains on both sides. >> it may ta
KRON
Feb 21, 2013 6:00am PST
assaulting her. this happened in the city's cathedral hill neighborhood. the apartment manager positively identified him as the attacker. he is also a in the state of texas. >> new details this morning in the sonoma county triple murder case. police arrested one suspect mark capello in mobile, alabama on february the 14th. now police all looking for two more people who might have also been involved in the killings. they believed that they are the result of a marijuana deal that went bad. >> these images were taken at a gas station in st. helena the day before the murders. here is one person of interest. a bald white man, looks to be middle age. the other, a young white man with a beard. this is a chevron gas station in st. helena. investigators say that the persons of interest for drive a goal early 1990's for grandeur with a truck bed cover. authorities think that the men are from the denver area. if they were seen as service stations from colorado to the bay area. it is believed that the victims were waiting to buy marijuana, the deal when bed, which led to the triple murder. >> no over
KRON
Feb 18, 2013 4:00am PST
highs 60s it in antioch in fairfield. 53 in daly city. this is from the gulf of alaska bringing some rainfall to the bay area. this is when many of people are going pagoda school tomorrow by 6:00 a.m., light rain indicated for the north bay. the heart of the bay, that delta, the livermore valley. and by 9:00 a.m., the rain fall will intensify. moderate/heavy. more widespread. continuing towards the afternoon hours. later, we will be dry. but rainfall for the east to bay. these totals we are expecting. the bass site id over 1 in. for the santa cruz mountains. and your kron 4 7 day around the bay highlights of the unsettled weather. with the wet weather is going to be cool air mass. the wind will be gusting at 20 m.p.h. however, take a look at how easy the traffic looks with not many cars a very quiet cars from oakland to towards san francisco and also the san mateo bridge only 13 minutes. the golden gate is also very quiet coming out of marin county. >> an investigation into what caused a boat and a ferry to collide. injuring two people. is still on going. the accident happened s
KRON
Feb 20, 2013 4:00am PST
. >> welcome back. the time is 4:09. >> an explosion at a restaurant along the plaza in kansas city has said more than a dozen people to the hospital. >> one person is still missing after the explosion sparked for alarm fire. this is video of what the restaurant called j j s would like this morning. new authorities--now authorities are shifting through the centers of what's left. ed pabne has the story. yne has the story. >> about 100 firefighters fought the blaze. and natural gas line on the ground right now the investigation.... >> witnesses said they heard and felt the explosion block away. >> more than a dozen people were taken to hospital some in critical condition. >> authorities are now trying to account for everyone at the restaurant of the time. >> right now what we're trying to do is to complete the investigation and find out what the cadaver dog find out if anything and then we will go on to the next phase. >> high end of ed payne reporting. >> firefighters from 12 departments have a call to help tackle a fire that erupted at one of the midwest is greenhouse operations. the fire w
KRON
Feb 20, 2013 6:00am PST
the mountains north of the city yesterday. here is video of the conditions. the storm a mess of the road and the national weather service says thunderstorms are expected throughout the night. the national weather service says a tornado with wind speeds between 40 to 7 mi. per hour was spotted in the sacramento area. the tornado has not been a big source of the damage in the area. >> and natural gas wind explosion at a restaurant in kansas city. it happened during dinner time. a gas leaks brought about an hour before the explosion. we have video the aftermath of this explosion, one person is missing and 14 are injured. special dogs are being used to sniff out any human remains in the debris. it is believed a contractor struck and natural gas line while doing underground work but the investigation continues. >> a live look intemperances go, it is starting to write to already. a chilly start in severance is go at 41, looking for a high of mid- 50s this afternoon. >> to answer that officials at japan's a part of a battery that overheated and all nippon airways boeing 787 last month was
KRON
Feb 12, 2013 6:00am PST
. cruz for neighborhood cities are helping in the cleanup and patti burkin hattiesburg. >> new time lapse video just into kron4 shows how much snow fell in hartford conn. be feet between 4:00 p.m. friday until just before 9:00 a.m. saturday. the blizzard dumped as much as 3 ft. of snow on some parts of conn. >> wow! >> they are still trying to recover from that. >> i will take cold mornings for nice afternoon. some locations will hit the 70 degree mark later. we have to get to the freezing temperatures currently. we do have some areas of dense fog, mainly in our north bay ballets. temperatures below the fair freezing mark in fairfield low '40's for oakland and hayward. they're out today, future cast four starting off as well o'clock, 60s for the north livermore valley and the south bay is still holding onto the upper 50s for the mid peninsula. by 2:00 p.m. all the green on your screen indicates where we will see the 60s. relatively widespread, a little cooler on the coast line compared to yesterday. 8:00 p.m. tonight back in the '50s. over i'lcall mild conditions. 65 is a high of fr
KRON
Feb 25, 2013 4:00am PST
and the peninsula. >>-desk just above freezing just above the freezing mark. >> redwood city 63 degrees. 65 in fairfield. 64 in antioch. >> your kron 4 7 day around the bay forecast highlights stable weather for the next couple of days. we are talking sunny skies. any storms coming from the pacific northwest will bring some clouds to our area as well as cooler temperatures. we will see a gradual warming to the end of the week. >> friday and saturday temperatures cooler but dry and plenty of sunshine wrapping up the weekend. >> more on the extended forecast in my next report. >> looking at traffic. no hot spots. a good time to leave the house. the bay bridge toll plaza approach a handful of cars. practically in the at the toll plaza. >> the meter lights are off. >> exam until bridthe san mateoe stay will in both directions. >> the golden gate bridge 22 minutes from navato into san francisco. >> @ oakland couple bicycling through san south america have been missing for a month. 27 year-old jamie neal and 25 year-old garrett hand were last seen in lima , peru back in january 26th.
KRON
Feb 13, 2013 6:00am PST
55 degrees and 56 in daly city. your kron 47 day around the bay shows that it will be warmer as we pushed into valentine's day. friday the son will stay around. we will lowe's a few degrees as we transition into the weekend. looks like the best day for wet weather will be to state into wednesday. >> 617 a m. perry enew this morl plantings are killed in a single vehicle crashes on a remote kern county highway. the suv they were pinned in smashed into the center divider on highway 58 east of mojave on monday. all four of the teams who died were 99 years old. a fifth person suffered critical injuries in the crash. >> bart riders may soon have to dig deeper into their pockets to pay for their fares. transit officials say that a fare increase is needed to cover operating and maintenance cost. the plan is to raise fares 5.2% next year, so that average fare would jump from $3.44 to $3.62. >> abou202y by 2021, bart's the cash flow will be about $325 million. commuters will be able to voice their opinion about the fear increased at a public hearing is scheduled for tuesday in oakland. >> ta
KRON
Feb 15, 2013 6:00am PST
for the city. 38 currently and pleasanton and 44 currently in fremont. future cast 4 shows by noon will be in mainly 60's. by 2:00 p.m. it will be a lot of spots in the 70. this will be a another fantastic day. a lot of people are excited about the temperatures as well as to be a friday. >> breaking down your afternoon highs at 72 degrees for palo alto and 71 for the off off some of valid. fairfield has a high of 70 and the same goes for danville. downtown san francisco will be at 68 degrees and 69 year high in berkeley. your 7 day or round the bay has changes to talk about. it will be a little bit cooler. the temperatures will be above average. we are really going to mix things up because we will see more in the way of cloud cover. the cold front will drop down from the gulf of alaska. >> we do hold on for later in showers and to the middle of next week. >> we continue to monitor a great ride. even as we are way and to the 6:00 hour we normally see a back up at the bay bridge but we do not. the san mateo bridge we see good conditions as well. we are not tracking any hot spots and
KRON
Feb 15, 2013 4:00am PST
daly city. 45 in concord. >> future cast 4 looks at temperatures throughout the day. by 12:00 60s mainly everywhere. pushing into the afternoon we will see more seventies. we will see more 70's than yesterday. a lot more yellow on our screen. heading into 8:00 p.m.. holding on to 60s. lows 60s around the heart of the bay in 54 your inland areas. >> looking at the afternoon highs. enjoy the sunshine it will feel like spring. fremont 70. the same for santa clara. 71 and milpitas. >> upper 60s for vallejo, walnut creek. 69 in union city. 67 in livermore. downtown san francisco mid '60s. it could get warmer. 70 in napa. 69 in berkeley. >> your kron 4 7 day around the bay forecast highlights several changes. >> will be cooler this weekend. temperatures above average. >> we will see sunny skies and temperatures in the upper 60s. >> starting the next work week we will see more cloud cover. beginning monday night could see light rain for the north bay. >> the cold front from the gulf of alaska will bring decent rain to our area. we will wake up to it tuesday morning. we could have potenti
KRON
Feb 11, 2013 6:00am PST
benedictus 16 an ounce in vatican city that he plans to resign at the end of the month. >> i can tell you that he met with the cardinals in rome this morning. he announced them and latin first. we have the translation for you and i can tell you he said in part. after having repeatedly examine my conscience before god, i've come before certain see that my strength due to an advanced age are no longer suited to an adequate exercise and the ministry. he goes on to repeatedly say he needs strength of mind and body to perform the duties of his office. he believes he no longer possesses these. as head of 1.2 billion catholics worldwide. he first became the pope and april of 2005, he will resign on february 28th the end of this month. there'll be a conclave a process through which the catholic church of less in new pope. this is something that usually happens after the death of the pulp and office and a mourning period. because there is no death, the conclave will happen swiftly. the person must be under the age of 80 to participate in the conclave. it requires a two- thirds majority to elect a
KRON
Feb 4, 2013 6:00am PST
, 45 daly city. temperatures into the afternoon, future cast four 12:00 you can see we hold on to the '50s right around the heart of the bay and will seat 64 you're inland spots. this is a shift from what we a seen the past several weeks. this will feel like summer time in the sense that it will be warmer and land than the heart of the bay. a couple more 60s as we had as the afternoon highs. temperatures are not too bad later on tonight and looks like we'll be under mainly clear skies. afternoon highs 61 mountain view, 62 santa clara. concord 62, pittsburgh 62, 63 danville, downtown san francisco upper 50s, 59 about know, 61 at santa rosa and petaluma. mid-50s ocean beach, 59 san bruno. we a big change is to talk about, a cold front will drop down but it will miss the bay area. light rain over the next couple of days for portions of this pacific northwest. it will be dry and temperatures will be a little cooler. thursday we will see big changes of light rain as expected. maybe a 10th of an inch or less. we will be on the dry side as we head into your friday but when the conditions wil
KRON
Feb 18, 2013 6:00am PST
redwood city, and as we follow those numbers into the afternoon, you will see mid 50s. 57 degrees your high in pleasanton. satellite and radar is tracking the cold front. it will take a good day to reach the area. winds will pick up. in fact, wind gusts of 20 miles per hour. now, the rain will begin for the morning commute. 6:00 a.m., you are hitting the road for work or school. the green indicates the rain that will pick up in intensity and become more widespread as we head into the 9:00 hour. as we put the clock into motion by 2:00 p.m., some of it will start to taper off, but the rain is necessary. we are anticipating some snow with this system for the future cast in tahoe if you are heading in that direction, certainly bring your chains. several inches of snow anticipated and a winter weather advisory for all day tuesday. i think we'll see chain restrictions on interstate 50. now, unsetted weather for the -- unsetted weather for the rest of the workweek, but it looks like clear skies for saturday into sunday. >>> well, we are looking at light traffic around the bay area. we are not
KRON
Feb 13, 2013 4:00am PST
plenty of 60s. santa rosa 65. 64 for oakland. the same for redwood city. lows '60s for pleasanton and fremont. 64 in san jose. 64 in sunnyvale. >> your kron 4 7 day around the bay forecast highlights big changes. thursday into friday a lot of highs flirting with the 70 degree mark. >> mornings would not be as chilly. inland lows will be into the low '40's. >> we will keep upper 60s around transitioning into the weekend. >> starting the next work weeks we will add more clouds to the forecast. the numbers will start to cool. the best chance for showers are now tuesday in to wednesday. >> this could be a wet one. we will have more details on what to expect next week in my next report. >> in the meantime however, let us look at traffic. no hot spots. >> overnight road work at the bay bridge toll plaza. flashing lights leads to the toll plaza however, fast track and cash payments are fine. >> the san mateo bridge no problems to alert you to. the drive 12 minutes from end to end. >> south bound 101 an easy ride coming out of the north bay. anny. >> thank you erica. >> new this morning polic
KRON
Feb 27, 2013 6:00am PST
at a pretty good ride over to foster city. updating your commute to the east bay we are still looking at pretty good condition as it is 18 minutes from hercules to berkeley. this is about the san drive time for the dublin. it is a little bit of slowing as you head toward pleasanton on 680 south. and your 101 ride through marin is also without delay. we have picked up some delays with the ace and train for both trains 1 and 3. they are both behind. >> the sky is starting to bryson and we are waking up to may 40's outside. future cast 4 is that 12 a clhighlightt 12:00 when you're out for lunch it will not be as warm as it was yesterday. it will be a touch cooler. we will have mid 60's and as we head into a o'clock p.m. just about every where the temperatures will be in the '50s. broken down near and afternoon highs upper 50's for the south bay 65 degrees for san jose and 684 cupertino. 66 degrees for union city and hayward. 68 degrees is expected for antioch. will be low 60's for san francisco. satellite radar shows that it will be cleared dry conditions and storm tracks 6 to th
KRON
Feb 22, 2013 4:00am PST
yesterday's. richmond 62. a high of 63 in concord. low 60s down the 88 the road corridor. 62 in redwood city. >> satellite and radar pictures shows the system right now entering the pacific northwest. this will sag south. as of now any moisture with the system will stay to our north and east. we could see isolated slow showers in tahoe and light rain and the north bay. >> the rest of us should be dry. the cold front will allow temperatures to drop expect cooler conditions into saturday afternoon. >> beyond that stabled whether mild weather and plenty of sunshine to go around. >> your kron 4 7 day around the bay forecast highlights a gradual warming trend. tinters biking in the upper 60s as we head into next>> mored forecast in my next report. >> taking a look at traffic. i want to start off with the bridges. >> the approach the bay bridge toll plaza doing fine. we do have overnight road work it is not producing any slowdowns. >> the san mateo bridge is good to go. a typical commute. the drive 12-13 minutes. >> south bound 101 problem free a handful of cars made their way into san francisco.
KRON
Feb 28, 2013 6:00am PST
tuesday. two other agencies stepped up to keep the city save while the department grieved. kron4 is will tran is live at the scene where there is a growing memorial outside the police department. >> when the police officers returned today approximately 84 police officers, they will be met by grief counselors on hand to help them understand this and read their minds around it. before tuesday, there has never been a police fatality in the line of fire ever in the history of santa cruz. we had to in one day. this is why shot has now turned into sorrow. you can see the memorial and from the police apartment continuing to grow. candles burned all night with the two pictures of the police officers in front. funeral services in a citywide plan for them are still pending leading up to the family is deciding what to do. in terms of the santa cruz county police department, the sheriff's department as well as chp held out yesterday and they will be on hand just in case the police officers did not return. it is up to them to decide whether and not they will return. the other agencies are here t
KRON
Feb 27, 2013 4:00am PST
the kids are ok. >> after several hours of waiting the children were brought in by city bus. their parents holding them tight as they got off. grace's two kids were locked down in she was a witness to the second shooting. >> it happen by my partner's house. i was on my way to his house got out of my car and started walking toward his home. 20 ft. in front of me the shootout happen between the police and a gunman. >> we heard the shots and the silence we always inside. at that point house the school that picked up. we had about 40 people left. >> a lot of people thought it was a firecracker. that is what i kept saying. i am pretty sure i heard a bullet it was much louder. i did not really think it was one. >> than some people said it was one and it most likely was. >> i am really happy my family is ok. >> which is the same feeling that a lot of parents had when they saw their children get off the bus. >> i am jeff bush in santa cruz kron 4 news. >> several people have stopped by police headquarters with flowers and candles for the slain police officers. >> stayed with kron 4 has bee
KRON
Feb 26, 2013 6:00am PST
city. their verdict up a couple of inches this morning. is the icy conditions and midland taxes as well. we will be tracking for the latest blizzard conditions that are moving in with the snow. if you have any flights out of the bay area airports today, even if there aren't any problems here the weather could back you up especially in chicago. >> internet providers will began to warn users of illegal down loads. the copyright alert system is being activated to target users who may be sharing files illegally. the new system will prompt internet service providers such a rise in or at&t to notify customers was at an address has been involved in piracy. a press will be given up to six opportunities to stop. the internet providers will take more drastic steps of the user continues such as slowing the connection. the next generation of smart bombs is just weeks away. samsung announced it will unveil the galaxy for on march 14th. the release marsilid as the by is and what is rapidly becoming a to follow race for supremacy on the mobile landscape, apple is the other big player. the the element
KRON
Feb 7, 2013 4:00am PST
plaza. >> it is not backing you up. the other lines look good out of oakland to the city. >> the san mateo bridge is a typical commute. a few more cars headed in the west bound direction for foster city. >> south bound 1 01, the golden gate bridge the drive is 23 minutes from the bottle into san francisco-- from navato . >> off no incidents for interstate 280. >> speeds are definitely over 50 mi. per hour. >> thank you erica 4:19 in is the time. >> enjoy the beaches, but stay away from the water. >> that is the message from the u.s. coast guard, the national parks service and california state parks department. >> it organizations want to heighten awareness and emphasize the dangers that exist at beaches along the california coast. they are trying to get the word out about how dangerous the rip tides, sneaker ways and high surf are to people. the victims of the recent drownings occur just before the holidays and into the new year had been made locals, not tourists, frothing agencies to send out the message that the ocean can be both unpredictable and dangerous at any time of the year,
KRON
Feb 11, 2013 4:00am PST
. >> developing stores were following out of a vatican city this morning. the vatican says pope benedict the 16th will resign on february 28th. his path to spacy began in 2005. >> last year the pope started using a cane on occasions and recently he appear to have trouble reading part of an address he delivered in rome. this reportedly only the second time head of catholic church has stepped down and according to reports, it comes off as a surprise. >> topping our news here in california, the manhunt continues to refuse it x capris dorner . >> police are searching the southern california mountains near big bear this morning and they are uping the ante . the reward for information leading to dornberd arrest has now risen to a million dollars. casey wian has the latest. >> monday morning when i came in and open the shops one of the employes went to throw away the trash he came back with a clipped a magazine full of bullets. also a belt and a helmet. >> he brought it to me. i asked him where did he find it. he said in a back the luster. >> he reportedly found it when he was walking across the st
KRON
Feb 21, 2013 4:00am PST
city and south bound 101, the golden gate the drive 14 minutes from novato into the city. >> things are back to normal this morning a berkeley street after police standoff shutdown the area. >> police surrounded the residence in the 1600 block of addison street where a man believed to be armed with handguns, was holed up inside around 7 last night. >> police said the standoff started when they responded to a recall of a loud argument between two people in the 2200 block of san paolo ave. >> one person in connection with the argument has been arrested. he is believed to be the government's brother. at some point of the incident, a shot was fired although it is not immediately clear where the shooting occurred or at what time. no word on if the gunman has been arrested. >> in other bay area new santa cruz police held a community meeting after a string of violent crimes in the area has put the community on edge. >> within the past week and have very >> green meeting authorities when over plans and night as courts around campus. they also went over with safety tips people should follow. we
KRON
Feb 6, 2013 4:00am PST
looking good for the west bound trip out of oakland into the city. >> off the san mateo bridge the drive 12 minutes from end to end. >> south bound 101, the golden gate looking good for those of you coming out lynne county. >> thank you erica. we will begin the news. police find three men shot to death in a home. we have video of the crime scene it happen at a house on ross station road just outside of sebopol. >> at this point, investigators say they do not believe this was a murder-suicide adding to a least one of the victims is connected to the home or the shooting happened. police said a brother of one of the victims of the bodies. we spoke to investigators here's what they had to say. >> we spoare not releasing the victims' names. this is not a random crime. i do not believe there is any danger to the sonoma county citizens. >> there are three homes and a cabin on that property which is located near the iron horse vineyards. the bodies were found inside the cabin at this point, police have no suspect or motive. >> in san francisco a man is recovering this morning after being shot mu
KRON
Feb 7, 2013 6:00am PST
thousands of property owners in the city to wreath retrofit so- called soft story structures that are exceptionally vulnerable to earthquakes. the upgrade would run property owners of thousands of dollars. the recommended a mandate is targeting a certain group of buildings that are known to be vulnerable should an earthquake hit the bay area. what for and buildings with three more stories, 5 + units, and built before 1978. experts say the retrofitting is important and a case in case a quake like ioma prieta of 1989 were to hit again. the mandate is expected to pass. once it takes affect the city will reach out to people that will be affected. retrofitting would cost about two or more than $100,000. the city is working with banks to help get financing. >> right now and concord is 44 degrees, looking for a >> right now and concord is 44 de[ male announcer ] a citibank's app for ipad makes it easy for anne to manage her finances when she's on the go. even when she's not going anywhere. citibank for ipad. easier banking. standard at citibank. easier banking. experience thehas your ticket
KRON
Feb 8, 2013 6:00am PST
floor balcony at the city heights condo complex. investigators are interviewing witnesses to try to figure out how this happened. at this point of play is not suspected. they now believe this was suicide, they are investigating what happened. >> we're also watching what is happening across the northeast. 23 million people across the northeast corridor and a blizzard warning. there's a buzz and getting 3 ft. of snow. the snow was expected to start this morning with the heaviest amounts coming tonight and tomorrow. this note could block some residents, people are being warned to prepare for days. it webbings sent to the grocery store to beat the stock up on a milk come up groceries, batteries. >> hundreds of flights have been cancelled out of s f o this morning and mike pelton is live. >> as the saying goes, it is just one of those days. as a messy commute especially if you're headed to the northeast. this storm as an acting places like chicago boss didn't jfk and newark. so far 55 flights have been canceled 35 departures. that number could certainly increase throughout the day. there
KRON
Feb 1, 2013 4:00am PST
cooler but mid-60s in pleasanton. and 67 degrees expected in the union and city. 64 in ocean beach. your kron 4 7 day around the bay slightly cooler temperatures tomorrow but temperatures are going to rebound a sunday and monday with 60s and plenty of sunshine. there is a chance of rainfall by thursday. >> so far, so good, no problems on the westbound 80 towards the bay bridge plaza. similar near the san mateo bridge just a few cars on the '92. and the golden gate also looking decent through marin county. the 101, no problems, southbound, northbound, you can see hardly at the traffic at the moment. we will be tracking this for all morning. today at 6:30, another press conference will be held in new orleans. coaches jim and john harbaugh are expected to speak this morning. kron four's will tran is also live from new orleans with the latest on what's happening down there just days before the super bowl. we'll be checking in with him at 4:30. in preparation for the super bowl, the niners practiced outside yesterday for the first time in new orleans. and the baltimore ravens were brief
KRON
Feb 4, 2013 4:00am PST
. crowds gathered all over the city to watch the big game. over the at the "republic" in the marina. fans cheered the niners on to the *very last minute. hoping for a sixth super bowl victory. this is video of fans celebrating during the game. most niners fans were disappointed. others happy the team made it this far. >> it was a good game we were coming back the entire time but they kept coming in but not so good. >> id is depressing it is hard to handle them losing. but they have a great season a great comeback this season, and came up just a little short this time. it was a great game that is all we could really hope for. >> after the game. it was a quiet night in the marina. so far no arrests have been reported from that area of san francisco. >> however it was a slightly different story in the mission district. while the streets were much quieter than when the giants won the world series. lot of people out in the streets setting off fireworks. as you see here. this is video taken on harrison street near 24th street. you can see people setting off fireworks from the sidewalk. an
KRON
Feb 14, 2013 4:00am PST
weather for the city. 74 santa rosa. 69 in oakland. >> your kron 4 7 day around the bay forecast highlights big changes. we will continue to be warm for the next couple of days. a cold front will drop down from north to south by tuesday in to wednesday. >> that will bring light rain. potentially a half inch. the cold air will settle into the bay area. bringing temperatures down. >> more cloud cover by the middle of next week. we had significant changes in your forecast over the next seven days. >> in the traffic center no hot spots. we do have a fog advisory in effect for your bay bridge ride. it looks hazy. turning to traffic coming from the nimitz freeway approach. traffic is light in the area. we have overnight road work. the ride is looking good in terms of no accidents. >> the san mateo bridge clear conditions the drive 12-13 minutes. >> south bound 101, the golden gate there is a dense fog forming for some of our north bay valley is. james. >> thank you erica. >> police still waiting for confirmation that the charred remains found in burn cavan in the san bernardino mountai
KRON
Feb 5, 2013 6:00am PST
were rated the worst place for traffic congestion. here is a list of the top five cities. we have a d.c. coming in at number one, loss angeles at no. 2. no. 5 comes in at boston. if you want to wait and at this you can join us on our face book page. by the way, the easiest major city to get around then? is raleigh, door him, n.c.. >> a u.s. appeals court rejected apple's request to fasttrack its bid for a sales ban on several samsung phones. his in its ruling, the court said a three judge panel will first consider apple's appeal, and the full appeals court would not decide whether to hear the case until after that. the ruling allows samsung to keep its products on store shelves while apple's appeal proceedings on a slower pace. >> the chief executive of research in motion says that he is disappointed that the new black berry will not be released in the united states until mid march. he says that the u.s. and its phone carriers have a rigid testing system. gramm unveiled the the new phone last week. the first device in the new crop of revamped blackberries will be the touchscreen ziti in
KRON
Feb 25, 2013 6:00am PST
smith instead of the kansas city chiefs. at this point nearsighted confirming or denying the move our but some reports say that the trade is all but done. no indication of the 49ers might receive in return. >> right now we are at the height of the morning commute and you can see all lot of activity going on in the past hour. what will happen, if they do not reach a deal by this friday they will lose $85 billion. that will force the federal government to do many things including forcing psa employees to have a furlough day. it means at longer lives of the checkpoints and basically what they need to do is they will stagger things further out. they will not land as often or quickly and they will take off and you will wait longer at the gates. we got a chance to talk to one traveler this morning, he believes less is more. >> i think this is great. this is the first cut to and government spending in a long time, they do not have to cut c.s. a dense they're doing at to make this public miserable. if we had 200 bombers they're going to cut part 2% and it is just preposterous. >> if they do n
KRON
Feb 14, 2013 6:00am PST
cruise ship and start telling their tales. it is foggy over the city right now, fog is in other parts of the bay as well. erica will have your forecast in a minute and george will keep an eye on a growing problem in the east bay, we will find out if it is a hot spot. you can't move the tv there. yuh-huh. we have a wireless receiver. listen. back in my day, there was no u-verse wireless receiver that let you move the tv away from the tv outlet. we can move it to the kitchen, the patio, the closet and almost anywhere. why would you want a tv in the closet? [ both laugh ] ♪ [ fancy voice ] brilliant idea, darling. ♪ [ female announcer ] the wireless receiver. get u-verse tv for just $19 a month for 1 year when you bundle tv and internet. rethink possible. >> welcome back, the time is 6:14 a.m.. we're watching a developing hot spot on the east shore freeway. an accident occurred in the east on direction, but not commute side of interstate 80. for a while all lanes were blocked. a stalled car turned into a crash when it stopped in the carpool lane in was struck from behind. i just spok
KRON
Feb 26, 2013 4:00am PST
kansas city people are still trying to get themselves out of the snow dumped on them last week. now they're facing more. >> as you can see behind me what we are dealing with. >> officials are pleading with residents to stay off the road. >> we have--declared a deft as an emergency for kansas and missouri. the the texas panhandle was hit hard. take a look from amarillo. >> you can see snow drifts from 1-3 feed. >> here is a yardstick peeking out of an almost 3 ft. snowdrift. thothose who venture out have to deal with strong winds and poor visibility. is what to call a historical was it. >> imf melisa reney. >> so far this morning as f zero is only reporting a handful of delayed flights to texas. the only cancellations of all flights to kansas city. as always, if you had a fight today. call ahead and check with your carrier before heading to an airport. >> much quieter here with our weather let us turn to erica. >> before we get to our weather let us look at satellite and radar. a brutal blizzard has impacted the southern plains. another foot is expected heading into the rest of today
KRON
Feb 19, 2013 4:00am PST
bay bridge toll plaza a distraught and problem freak out of oakland into the city. >> san mateo bridge some droplets of rain on the lance the drive 12-13 minutes. >> the golden gate bridge a trouble-free ride. the rightist 43 minutes from navato to the city. the all lanes have reopened following an injury accident on eastbound 580. in oakland it happen around 11 last night. according to the chp, the multi vehicle crash happened near the park boulevard off ramp. >> 8 sig alert was issued about a half-hour later. no word yet on how many people were hurt in the crash. >> new this morning firefighters battle a one alarm house fire in san leandro this morning. the fire broke out around 1245 in a single family home on elsie off avenue near san jose street. >> the fire was contained a few minutes later. according to officials, no injuries were reported and the cause of the fire remains under investigation. >> kron 4 has obtained a photograph of the man who police say, is connected to a triple murder in sonoma county. police arrested this man mark williams capello and mobile, alabama on
KRON
Feb 28, 2013 4:00am PST
bush explain to us keeping the city safe in the meantime. >> the santa cruz police department has fewer than 100 officers on the force. everyone in the department knows everyone in the department. >> it is understandable why the chiefs get everyone time off. >> if we are providing grief counseling to our officers. we are doing the best job we can as we know how to help our staff recover from this terrific prevenegypt. >> the santa cruz county sheriff's department and the california highway patrol will conduct all of the business the police business during the morning. >> on wednesday officers on both agencies were working together to investigate this car crash in town. >> chp was taking the report and sheriff's deputies were directing traffic. >> both agencies will patrol the streets and respond to 911 calls. >> if you have questions about whether our community is safe. yes our community is safe. we have as many police officers patrolling the streets of santa cruz today as yesterday's. >> it is unusual for an entire police department to be off at the same time. one thing to consid
KRON
Feb 1, 2013 6:00am PST
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KRON
Feb 19, 2013 6:00am PST
from our helicopter partnership with abc 7 news. the 46 year-old who is a resident of central city, colorado is expected to be transferred to the sonoma county jail. police say that he is responsible for three men who were found dead on february the fifth in a cabin in forestville. investigators believe that the men were waiting for someone who was going to sell them marijuana when they were killed allegedly by capello. >> authorities are searching for an inmate who walked away from a high rock conservation camp that is just outside of weott, california. james prinz is described as a white male, 200 lbs., with blue eyes, off short brown hair and medium complexion. he stands approximately 6 ft. tall. prinz was sent to the california department of corrections for violence and battery on a peace officer. authorities are asking anyone who has seen him to 911. this morning, caltran investigates a failed train accident in palo alto. a man was struck and killed by a train near church hill avenue of around 9:30 p.m. last night. a caltran spokesperson says, the the train remained stopped wh
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